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Week 1 Artists

Edward Arron, Cello
J. Lawrie Bloom, Clarinet
Catherine Cho, Violin/Viola
Wei-Ping Chou, French Horn
Kim Kashkashian, Viola
Tessa Lark, Violin
Robert McDonald, Piano
Dimitri Murrath, Viola
Peggy Pearson, Oboe
Todd Phillips, Violin/Viola
Marcy Rosen, Cello
Diane Walsh, Piano

Week 2 Artists

Edward Arron, Cello
J. Lawrie Bloom, Clarinet
Catherine Cho, Violin/Viola
Francesca DePasquale, Violin
Ieva Jokubaviciute, Piano
Anthony Manzo, Bass
Tara Helen O’Connor, Flute
Daniel Phillips, Violin/Viola
Marcy Rosen, Cello
Peter Stumpf, Cello



Artists and program selections are subject to change.


Sunday, June 4th at 5:30 PM

Opening Concert:  Avalon Theatre, Easton
“A Tour of the World”
Catherine Cho, Todd Phillips, Marcy Rosen, Diane Walsh

Suk Elegy for Piano, Violin and Cello Opus 23 (Czechoslovakia)
Faure Apres un Reve for Cello and Piano, Opus 7 No. 1 (France)
Chopin Ballade No. 1 in g minor, Opus 23
Moszkowski Suite for Two Violins and Piano (Poland)
Mendelssohn Song without Words for Cello and Piano, Opus 109 (Germany)
Kriesler Liebesleid und Liebesfreud (Austria)
Piazzolla Three Tangos (Argentina)

Tuesday, June 6th at 5:30 PM

Concert:  Trinity Cathedral, Easton
Catherine Cho, Marcy Rosen, Robert McDonald

Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 6 in A Major, Opus 30 No. 1
Brahms Piano Trio in C Major, Opus 87

Wednesday, June 7th at 10:00 AM

Open Rehearsal:  Academy Art Museum, Easton
No Charge

Thursday, June 8th at 5:30 PM

Concert and Reception:  Tred Avon Yacht Club, Oxford

Austria – “Mozart by the Sea”
Quartet No. 23 in F Major, K.590 (arr. Pearson)
Peggy Pearson, Catherine Cho, Kim Kashkashian, Marcy Rosen

Horn Quintet in E-flat Major, K. 407/K.386c
Wei Ping Chou, Tessa Lark, Dimitri Murrath, Kim Kashkashian, Edward Arron

Clarinet Quintet in A Major, K. 581
J. Lawrie Bloom, Todd Phillips, Catherine Cho, Kim Kashkashian, Edward Arron

Friday, June 9th at 5:30PM

Concert: Christ Church, Easton

United States of America
Gershwin Lullaby for String Quartet
Catherine Cho, Todd Phillips, Kim Kashkashian, Marcy Rosen

Primosch Quintet for Oboe, Violin, Viola, Cello and Piano (Premiere)**
Peggy Pearson, Catherine Cho, Dimitri Murrath, Edward Arron, Diane Walsh

Barber Adagio for String Quartet, Opus 11
Todd Phillips, Catherine Cho, Kim Kashkashian, Marcy Rosen

Amy Beach Piano Quintet in f-sharp minor, Opus 67
Diane Walsh, Tessa Lark, Todd Phillips, Dimitri Murrath, Edward Arron

** This work was commissioned for Chesapeake Chamber Music through the generosity of Arnold and Zena Lerman

Saturday, June 10th at 7:30 PM

Concert: Academy Art Museum, Easton

Ravel Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano
Diane Walsh, Catherine Cho, Marcy Rosen

Bacri Night Music, Opus 73 for Clarinet and Cello
J. Lawrie Bloom, Edward Arron

Saint-Saens Romance for Horn and Piano, Opus 36
Wei-Ping Chou, Robert McDonald

Faure Piano Quartet No. 1 in c minor, Opus 15
Robert McDonald, Tessa Lark, Dimitri Murrath, Edward Arron

Sunday, June 11th at 3:00 PM

Concert: Aspen Institute, The Inn at River House, Queenstown

Czech (mates)
Dvorak Terzetto in C Major, Opus 74
Tessa Lark, Catherine Cho, Dimitri Murrath

Janacek Pohadka for Cello and Piano
Marcy Rosen, Robert McDonald

Smetana Trio in g minor, Opus 15
Robert McDonald, Todd Phillips, Edward Arron


Tuesday, June 13th at 10:00 AM

Open Rehearsal:  Academy Art Museum, Easton
No Charge

Wednesday, June 14th at 5:30 PM

Concert:  Oxford Community Center, Oxford

Antonio Vivaldi Cello Concerto in a minor, RV. 419
Peter Stumpf, cello

Guiseppe Tartini Violin Concerto in e minor, D. 56
Daniel Phillips, violin

Antonio Vivaldi Concerto in C Major for Piccolo, Strings & Continuo, RV 443
Tara Helen O’Connor, piccolo

Ripieno: Catherine Cho and Francesca DePasquale, Violins
Maiya Papach, Viola, Marcy Rosen Cello, Anthony Manzo, Bass

Friday, June 16th at 5:30 PM

Concert: Academy Art Museum, Easton

Kodaly Duo for Violin and Cello, Opus 7
Daniel Phillips, Marcy Rosen

Liszt Solo work for Piano TBA
Ieva Jokubavicuite

Bartok Contrasts for Clarinet, Violin and Piano, Sz. 111
J. Lawrie Bloom, Catherine Cho, Ieva Jokubaviciute

Saturday, June 17th at 7:30 PM

Concert: Avalon Theatre, Easton

Shostakovich Piano Trio No. 1 in c minor, Opus 8
Ieva Jokubaviciute , Catherine Cho, Marcy Rosen

Glinka Trio Pathetique in d minor, for Clarinet, Cello and Piano
J. Lawrie Bloom, Marcy Rosen, Ieva Jokubaviciute

Tchaikovsky Piano Trio in a minor, Opus 50
Ieva Jokubaviciute , Daniel Phillips, Peter Stumpf

Sunday, June 18th at 4:00 PM

Angels Concert: Watermelon Point, Easton

Latin America
From Aires Tropicales
Paquito D’Rivera, arr. Kevin Walko

Vals Venezolano

Beautiful Love
Victor Young, arr. Kevin Walko

A Brazilian Choro
A Habanera

Lullaby and Doina
Osvaldo Golijov

Histoire du Tango
Astor Piazzolla, arr. Kevin Walko

Choros #2 for flute and clarinet
Heitor Villa-Lobos

Pixinguinha, arr. Kevin Walko

Tango a Borges
Lalo Schifrin, arr. Kevin Walko